Tips to Help You Manage Your Remote Team

The internet is such an important and useful tool that many businesses are quickly learning to use it to their full advantage. One thing that has emerged recently is hiring remote workers, or employees who collaborate online with other team members who are in other cities or countries. It allows businesses to hire talent from … Read more

Getting Your Team Back On Track After The Holidays

It’s not easy to come back to work motivated after a fun season of holiday cheer, short weeks, and festive distractions. Suddenly workdays seem longer and Friday is so far away. Your team is probably in a slump now that the holiday parties and Secret Santas are gone until next year, so you’ll want to … Read more

Bringing Sustainability into Your Meetings

One major issue that has been rising to the top of businesses’ priorities is sustainability. A Pew Research Center poll revealed that 74 percent of Americans believe “the country should do whatever it takes to protect the environment.” As more and more people become environmentally conscious in America, the environment should be at the top … Read more

Coming to San Francisco: SPIE Photonics West 2018

SPIE Photonics West 2018, the world’s largest annual event for the photonics, laser, and biomedical optics industries, comes to the Moscone Center in San Francisco, January 27th to February 1st. The conference features two free exhibitions, where over 20,000 attendees will convene and learn about the latest research and cutting edge products. There will be opportunities to … Read more

A Millennial’s Insight: Working Alongside A Millennial On A Multi-Generational Team

Millennials (also known as Generation Y) are the demographic cohort following Generation X. While there is some dispute on the precise dates for when this generation begins and ends, demographers typically use the early 1980s as a starting birth year and the mid-1990s to early 2000s to define them. Many people of other generations are … Read more

Sparkling Holiday Light Shows From Coast To Coast

Some traditions around the December holiday season have been around for a long time – writing a letter to Santa or visiting him at the mall to share what you’re wishing for, leaving a plate of cookies out for him when he visits, or going caroling. Other holiday traditions have come into fashion more recently, … Read more

Happening Now: 60th Annual San Francisco International Auto Show

Car lovers unite for the second largest auto show in the western United States. San Francisco Chronicle‘s 60th Annual International Auto Show is happening now through Sunday, November 26th. Top car manufacturers have gathered in the Bay Area for what is sure to be the most exciting display of auto innovation yet. Test drive cars from Jaguar, … Read more

Get Ready To ‘Take A Hike’ This Friday!

Before sitting down to enjoy your Thanksgiving feast this year, stay on your feet and take a hike! National Take A Hike Day is coming up Friday, November 17th, and it’s a great reminder to steal away from the busy workweek to enjoy the therapeutic effects of spending time outdoors. Here are a few of … Read more

Five Tips To Help You Perfect The Art Of Thinking On Your Feet

Experienced event planning and meeting professionals know that it is impossible to plan for everything. Even with weeks of preparation, a talented support team, and multiple contingency plans, it is inevitable that something – a last-minute change, a weather event, or an unreasonable request from a client – will derail your carefully laid plans, even … Read more

As The Temperature Gets Cooler So Do Our AMA Atlanta Meeting Package Rates!

As the temperature gets cooler so do our meeting package rates at AMA’s Atlanta Executive Conference Center: 15% off in November 20% in December 25% off in January and February This Atlanta Center meeting package* includes: Meeting Room Projection Screen Projector Computer 2 Flip Charts Continuous Beverage Service (offering an assortment of coffees, teas, hot … Read more